Drug Crimes

Experienced Drug Crimes Representation

At Moriarty, Paetzold & Sherwood Attorneys at Law, we frequently represent clients facing a myriad of drug-related charges. First and foremost, we want you to know your rights. Before answering any questions, allowing a search or speaking with police, you should consult experienced counsel. Know that you have options. Our attorneys will review your case and will help you understand what can happen next.

Reviewing And Examining All Options

Our lawyers are here to answer your questions and guide you through all processes. We keep the lines of communication open and stay vigilant in our defense. We will keep you informed throughout the process to ensure that your needs and interests are being properly served. We defend against all type of drug crimes, which includes:

  • Possession
  • Drug paraphernalia
  • Intent to sell
  • Distribution
  • Trafficking
  • Manufacturing

The severity of the charge may rely on the amount of drugs in possession. If you are facing a federal or state charge, our attorneys have the experience needed to help.

Defending Against Federal Drug Charges

Most federal drug charges involve larger quantities of drugs or the transportation of drugs. The penalties that correspond with these charges can be severe. Federal charges are generally harsher, with longer sentencing. Federal charges may result in the forfeiture of property, and the loss of federal benefits such as student loans, grants, contracts and professional licenses.

Seeking The Best Outcome

The lawyers at Moriarty, Paetzold & Sherwood Attorneys at Law know that the stakes are very high in drug crimes cases. We will pose an aggressive and potent defense on your behalf. We will examine the evidence and every aspect of police procedures to employ a strategy tailored to your individual circumstances. We defend individuals who have been accused of drug crimes in Glastonbury, Hartford, Bridgeport and New Haven.

While police have a primary objective to collect evidence that can be used against you, our attorneys are here to scrutinize those steps taken and to defend you. We will take steps to minimize the severity of the consequences. Contact our firm immediately. Call us at 860-266-7720 for a free consultation and tough representation.